Senior Week Virtual Program Available

Senior Week Virtual Program Available

Congratulations Class of 2022! Before you head off to Senior Week, check out the “Senior Week: Staying Safe in Ocean City” virtual program on the Senior Week page.

Free Life Skills Classes

Free Life Skills Classes

FREE and back by popular demand!!! Life Skills Training for Grades 6-9 (or slightly younger or older) Check back here or complete this interest survey to see when the next FREE 8 online sessions will be offered. HC DrugFree is providing another series of FUN and interactive skills-based classes designed to promote positive health and…

DEA Announces National Take Back Day Results

DEA Announces National Take Back Day Results

On April 30, people from across the country helped reduce the risk of prescription medication misuse by bringing unwanted and expired medications to National Take Back Day events. The DEA recently announced that over 720,000 pounds of medications were collected at 5,144 collection sites. This total includes the 1,157 pounds that were collected at the…

Congratulations to the 2022 HoCo Student Film Festival Winner

Congratulations to the 2022 HoCo Student Film Festival Winner

Congratulations to siblings Mia and Joey Dowd for winning the HC DrugFree Category at the Ho Co Student Film Festival on Friday, May 6 with the film, Drinking Doesn’t Solve Problems, It Causes More, which can be viewed below or on our website. Thank you to all of the students who submitted their films to the Ho…

National Prevention Week: My Prevention Story

National Prevention Week: My Prevention Story

Using SAMHSA’s 2022 National Prevention Week (NPW) challenge called #MyPreventionStory, YOU told HC DrugFree WHY you support prevention services and education. NPW is the perfect time to remind our Howard County community about the importance of prevention programs, the positive impact they have on mental health and substance use, and that prevention saves lives and money. Click here or…

Take Back Event Slideshow

Take Back Event Slideshow

Please take a few minutes to enjoy HC DrugFree’s commemorative slideshow of our April 30 drive-thru medication and sharps collection and the Hidden in Plain Sight trailer tour. Again, thank you to the community, our partners, and our dedicated and caring team!!! Together, we collected 1,157 lbs. (40 white bins) of medication. The additional 21 red bins…